There are many service opportunities at Community Church that you have been uniquely gifted to do!  After you take the Spiritual Gift Test, you can review the definitions of each Spiritual Gift below.  You can also request information for the different service/volunteer opportunities that match your spiritual gifts!   Ministries that Match my Gifts

Spiritual Gift Definitions:

(You can download a printable version by clicking on each page:  Spiritual Gifts page 1  Spiritual Gifts page 2 )

Administration:
The Holy Spirit gives the gift of Administration so that you may have the Spirit-given capacity and desire to serve God by organizing, administering, promoting, and leading the various affairs of the church.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Administration include:  Community Compassion Network, Kids Hope, Marriage Ministry, Office Administration, studentLife, Worship Arts

Discernment:
The Holy Spirit gives the gift of Discernment so that you may have Spirit-given capacity to clearly recognize and distinguish between the influence of God, Satan, the world, and sin in a given situation.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Discernment include:  groupLife, studentLife, uLife

Evangelism:
The Holy Spirit gives you the Spirit-given capacity and desire to serve God by leading people who are beyond your natural sphere of influence to the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Evangelism include:  Access, Impact/Missions

Exhortation
The Holy Spirit gives you the desire to serve God by motivating others to action by urging them to pursue a course of conduct. You are gifted to explain and apply God’s Word.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Exhortation include:  Access, groupLife, kidLife, studentLife, uLife

Faith
The Holy Spirit gives you the gift of faith which carries with it the notion of confidence, certainty trust, and assurance in the object of faith. Those with this gift have a trust and confidence in God that allows them to live boldly for Him and manifest that faith in mighty ways.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Faith include:  Congregational Care, Kids Hope

Giving
The Holy Spirit gives you the capacity and desire to serve God by giving your material resources, far beyond the tithe, to further the work of God.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Giving include:  Community Compassion Network, Congregational Care

Knowledge
The Holy Spirit gives you the gift of knowledge which is an understanding of the things in this world and in our lives that is founded in the Gospel and rooted in the Scriptures.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Knowledge include:  Congregational Care, groupLife

Leadership
The Holy Spirit gives the spiritual gift of leadership to you to care for God’s people and lead them into deeper relationship with Christ and each other. You base their success on how well you help others succeed and grow in their spiritual walk with Jesus.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Leadership include:  Community Compassion Network, kidLife, groupLife, Marriage Ministry, Men’s Ministry, Women’s Ministry

Mercy
The Holy Spirit gives you the capacity and desire to serve God by identifying with and comforting those who are in distress. You enter into the grief or happiness of others and have the ability to show empathy which is to feel with others, not just for them.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Mercy include:  Congregational Care, Kids Hope

Pastor
The Holy Spirit gives you the capacity and desire to serve God by overseeing, training, and caring for the needs of a group of Christians. You are usually very patient, people-centered, and willing to spend time in prayer for others.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Pastor include:  Congregational Care, Marriage Ministry, momLife

Prophecy
The Holy Spirit gives you the discernment to speak and teach God’s Word. You are able to point out sin with the goal of making Christians aware of their need to repent.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Prophecy include:  groupLife, kidLife, studentLife, uLife

Serving
The Holy Spirit gives you the desire to serve God by rendering practical help in both physical and spiritual matters. You enjoy meeting the practical needs of your fellow Christians and the church.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Serving include:  Crisis Response Team, Community Compassion Network, groupLife, Hospitality, kidsLife, momLife, Office Administration, Operations (Facilities), Technical Arts, Worship Arts

Teaching
The Holy Spirit gives you the gift of teaching to communicate knowledge and make known the facts of Scripture. You make clear the truth of His Word with accuracy.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Teaching include:  Congregational Care, groupLife, kidLife,  Marriage Ministry, Spiritual Formation, studentLife, uLife

Wisdom
The Holy Spirit empowers you with a supernatural understanding of God’s Word and the will to apply it to life situations.
Areas of Service that may interest those with the gift of Wisdom include:  groupLife, uLife